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The archbishop liked his music so much that he sent him to Vienna to learn from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. ” At that time people thought of the piano mostly as an instrument for playing music for singers. But Beethoven’s own handwritten music for his Eroica Beethoven composed such beautiful symphony. piano music that it stood easily on its Mansell/Timepix own as a work of art. Beethoven’s music was a bridge between a stricter musical tradition and a freer, more deeply emotional music. He also brought new ideas and life to such classical music forms as the sonata, symphony, concerto, and quartet.

United States. Brooks, an African American, attended what was then c) win the Pulitzer Prize. the leading high school for white children in Chicago. This was very unusual for the time. She was later transferred to an all-black school and then to an integrated school. These experiences gave her insight into the relationships between black people and white people that strongly influenced her work. Brooks’s first published book, A Street in Bronzeville (1945), won rave reviews. Its poems made the ordinary life of her neighbors seem special to the reader.

His Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and Life on the Mississippi rank high on any list of great American books. Mark Twain was born Samuel Langhorne Clemens in 1835. He grew up in Hannibal, Missouri, on the Mississippi River. From this river town he gathered the material for his most famous stories. Young Tom Sawyer, for instance, was a combination of several boys— including himself. During his life, he held jobs that he would turn into material for his writing. His work as a steamboat pilot gave him experience he used to write Life on the Mississippi.

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